Scarlet pimpernel

Gabriel Barre

GABRIEL BARRE (Director of The Scarlet Pimpernel) directed the musical Amazing Grace, which opened on Broadway in 2015. In Seoul, South Korea, he directed the 2011 premiere of the Frank Wildhorn musical, Tears of Heaven. In Prague, Czech Republic, he directed Wildhorn’s musical, Carmen.  Other directing credits: The Wild Party by Andrew Lippa (nominated for 13 Drama Desk Awards and 5 Outer Critics Circle awards, both including Best Director and for which he won the Calloway Award), Summer of ’42, Stars in Your Eyes, Honky-Tonk Highway, john & jen and Almost, Maine.  He directed the USand Canadian tour of Pippin as well as the national tour of Cinderella starring Eartha Kitt.  Regional theatre: Private Lives (Seattle Repertory Theatre), Memphis (North Shore Music Theatre); Sweeney Todd (Casa Mañana); Little Shop of Horrors and Flower Drum Song (American Musical Theatre of San Jose). Gabe was nominated for a Tony Award as Best Actor in a Musical for his work in Starmites.